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Destination Brisbane Consortium is the project developer responsible for the design, approval and construction of Queen’s Wharf Brisbane.

Queen’s Wharf Brisbane is the largest construction project in Queensland and at its peak will employ nearly 2,000 people.

The consortium has chosen to break the construction down into multiple contractors for different work packages. These include:

  • Demolition (completed January 2017- December 2017)
  • Excavation (completed January 2018 – July 2019)
  • Mangrove Walk, Bicentennial Bikeway and Waterline Park (completed July 2018 – September 2019)
  • The Landing structural works (completed xx2018 – September 2020)
  • Neville Bonner Bridge (underway March 2020 – November 2020)
  • Shell and core construction of Integrated Resort Development (underway July 2019 –
  • Queen’s Wharf Residences shell and core construction
  • Internal fit-out of Integrated Resort Development
  • Public realm including Bicentennial Bikeway upgrade, architecturally designed parks, Velo Café and amenity block)
  • Heritage base works including structural support work
  • Heritage refurbishment.

Destination Brisbane currently has two contractors engaged – Multiplex and Fitzgerald.

Multiplex is responsible for the main integrated resort development and public realm works along the Bicentennial Bikeway and Queens Wharf Rd and Fitzgerald is responsible for the Neville Bonner Bridge construction.

QWB Map

Current construction hours are from 6.30am to 6.30pm Monday to Saturday. For occasions when work is required outside these hours, construction notices are issued.

To stay informed about the project and construction activities please subscribe to our monthly e-newsletter or sign-up for construction updates by following the stay informed tab at the top of this page.

Destination Brisbane Consortium is excited to be building this transformational city changing project for Brisbane and we thank the community for their patience while this work is undertaken.

For general enquiries please contact the Consortium direct on 1800 104 535 or email qwbenquiries@destinationbrisbane.com.au.

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Construction Updates

  1. In Progress

    Revised: Bicentennial Bikeway upgrade between North Quay terminal and The Cove

    From 3 September 2020 the Bicentennial Bikeway width will be reduced to 3 metres to enable upgrade works to begin. When: Construction work along the bikeway will occur from Thursday 3 September 2020 to late-2021, between 9.00am and 4.00pm Monday to Friday (outside peak commute times). Other construction related activities and associated works may occur […]
  2. In Progress

    Site establishment at South Bank for bridge

    On Monday 2 March Fitzgerald Constructions Australia will start early works at South Bank to enable the start of construction on the Neville Bonner Bridge When: From Monday 2 March 2020, approved early works will begin at South Bank for construction of the Neville Bonner Bridge that will connect South Bank and the CBD at […]
  3. In Progress

    Temporary traffic changes to part of George Street (between Mary and Margaret Streets)

    From Monday 26 August 2019 materials will be lifted from trucks on George Street into the Queen’s Wharf construction site. For safety reasons, temporary traffic holds will be required on George Street. When: From Monday 26 August 2019, tower crane lifts will occur intermittently between 6.30am and 6.30pm Monday to Friday, and some Saturdays, requiring […]
  4. Completed

    Extended (due to wet weather): Temporary road closure on Margaret St off-ramp, access to CBD via Elizabeth St

    Extended: For six nights over a one month period from Wednesday 4 November 2020 access to the CBD will be via Elizabeth St for southbound traffic on the Riverside Expressway. Daytime traffic not affected. When: Night works will occur for six nights only between 8pm to 5.30am from Wednesday 4 November to Friday 27 November […]
  5. Completed

    Night works: Structural steel and precast concrete installation

    Starting Monday 12 October 2020 through to Thursday 12 November 2020, for five nights a week, night works will be required to install structural steel and precast concrete planks on the southern side of the Queen’s Wharf construction site. When: Night works will start from from 6:30pm on Monday 12 October 2020 to 5:30am on […]
  6. Completed

    Updated night works: Temporary road closure on Margaret St off-ramp, access to CBD via Elizabeth Street

    Night works: For five nights over a two-week period from Monday 19 October 2020 access to the CBD will be via Elizabeth St for southbound traffic on the Riverside Expressway. Daytime traffic not affected.      When: Night works will occur for five nights only between 8pm to 5.30am from Monday 19 October to Friday 30 […]
  7. Completed

    Night works: Structural steel and precast concrete installation

    Starting Monday 12 October 2020 through to Thursday 12 November 2020, for five nights a week, night works will be required to install structural steel and precast concrete planks on the southern side of the Queen’s Wharf construction site. When: Night works will start from from 6:30pm on Monday 12 October 2020 to 5:30am on […]
  8. Completed

    Night works: Underside of Riverside Expressway adjacent to the Bicentennial Bikeway near North Quay CityCat Terminal

    From 28 September to 6 October 2020 night works will occur adjacent to the Bicentennial Bikeway for a 100 metre section near the North Quay CityCat Terminal.      When: Night works adjacent to the bikeway will occur from Monday 28 September 2020 to Tuesday 6 October 2020, between 6.30pm to 5.30am (outside peak commute times) […]
  9. Completed

    Piling for Neville Bonner Bridge to begin at South Bank

    Piling for the Neville Bonner Bridge supports will soon begin at the South Bank landing site and then move into the river. When and where: Subject to approval, from Wednesday 30 September 2020, piling works will commence on the South Bank construction site and then move into the river. For the 11 piles to be […]
  10. Completed

    Crane lifts from the Brisbane River to the Neville Bonner Bridge construction site at South Bank

    Materials and equipment required for piling will be lifted from the barge on the Brisbane River over the Clem Jones Promenade into the fenced bridge landing site at South Bank. When: Intermittent lifts will occur 2 days per week for 4 weeks from the date of approval. Currently this is expected to occur from Monday […]